Harmony Healthcare Resources
With the recent release of the FY 2014 PEPPER (Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electronic Report), the Harmony Healthcare International team is strongly encouraging SNFs to download the resource as the keystone in building a solid and actionable compliance and audit preparedness program.
This presentation handout discusses Medicare Skilled Care Criteria and imparts the key points of therapy and nursing documentation to support skilled care. The handout includes a detailed review of skilled coverage criteria as outlined in Chapter 8 of the Medicare Benefit Policy Manual.
This report provides information on current trends within the LTC industry. The data comes from respondents to a question on our website, nearly 1,200 of them. These were then broken down and segmented on different demographic characteristics to show how different responses co-vary with demographics (such as sizes of facilities, job levels, work experience, and geographic area).
This presentation discusses the HIPAA Security Rule requiring healthcare businesses to implement a strong data protection strategy as an integral part of standard business operating procedure. Learn how to implement appropriate technology, policies and procedures to protect ePHI.
This presentation provides an in-depth interpretation of the elements of the PEPPER. Gain the keys to interpret your PEPPER and incorporate the information into your SNF Compliance Program.
Survey preparation is a never ending process and with the new QIS survey process in transition, it represents a new paradigm shift. This presentation will provide insight into key elements, tips and strategies that providers should use as part of their quality assurance survey preparation efforts.
The goal of medical review is to determine whether the services are reasonable and necessary, delivered in the appropriate setting, and coded correctly, based on appropriate documentation.
This presentation discusses the key elements of a Corporate Compliance program allowing an organization to self-monitor operations on an ongoing basis to ensure compliance with supportive documentation to adhere to applicable laws and the organization’s own policies and procedures.